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Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets Quiz


Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets by J. K. Rowling is the second in the Harry Potter series. It follows Harry, Ron and Hermione through their second year at Hogwarts, there are more magic, more laughs and more thrills. There are new places and characters and what a better way to begin an adventure than with a flying car.


Here is a collection of 40 questions divided into easy, medium and difficult trivia quiz game for you. This will test you how much do you really know Harry Potter and his adventures in the Chambers of Secrets.

Have Fun, if you are not sure of the answer you can check it at the end of the hub.

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Easy Questions

For each question, choose the best answer. The answer key is below.

  1. 1. What was the name of the tree Harry and Ron crashed the car into?
    • The Spotted Gum
    • Hickory Wattle
    • The Whomping Willow
  2. 2.How many goal post are there on a Quidditch pitch?
    • 5
    • 6
    • 9
  3. 3. What sort of creature is an Aragog?
    • A flying spider
    • A spider with 3 eyes
    • A giant spider
  4. 4. How many years ago was the Chamber of Secrets last opened?
    • never
    • 50 years
    • 100 years
  5. 5. What is the name of the librarian at Hogwarts?
    • Madame Pince
    • Madame Norris
    • Madam Penny
  6. 6. What subject did Gilderoy Lockhart teach at Hogwarts?
    • Transfiguration
    • Defence Against the Dark Art
    • Charms
  7. 7. What sort of wizarding items are sold at Gambol and Japes?
    • wands
    • cards
    • jokes
  8. 8. What sort of creature are Errol and Hermes?
    • rabbit
    • cat
    • owl
  9. 9. In what lesson do Harry and Ron spot spiders heading towards the Forbidden Forest?
    • Astronomy
    • Herbology
    • Potions
  10. 10. What colur is Mr Weasley's car?
    • purple
    • turquoise
    • green

Answer Key

  1. The Whomping Willow
  2. 6
  3. A giant spider
  4. 50 years
  5. Madame Pince
  6. Defence Against the Dark Art
  7. jokes
  8. owl
  9. Herbology
  10. turquoise

Interpreting Your Score

If you got between 0 and 3 correct answers: Try Again !!!

If you got between 4 and 6 correct answers: Not Bad !!!

If you got between 7 and 8 correct answers: Satisfactory !!!

If you got 9 correct answers: Well Done!!!

If you got 10 correct answers: Congratulations!!!

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Level of Difficulty - Medium

  1. What happens to the envelop of a Howler after it has been delivered?
  2. What is the name of Harry's pet owl?
  3. How many people founded Hogwarts school?
  4. From what official body does Harry receive a warning in the summer holidays?
  5. Which ghost haunts the girls' toilet on the first floor of Hogwarts?
  6. What sort of exams does O.W.L. stand for?
  7. What kept coming out of Ron's mouth after his spell aimed at Draco Malfoy backfired?
  8. What is the name of the creature Harry finds in his bedroom at the Dursleys?
  9. What is rude name for someone who is born to Muggles?
  10. Which member of the Weasley family was taken into the Chamber of Secrets?
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Level of Difficulty - Hard

  1. What is the name of the language used to speak to snakes?
  2. What piece of clothing did Harry place inside the dairy before handling it back to Lucius Malfoy?
  3. What spell causes the end of the wand to light up?
  4. How many points does a team receive for catching the Golden Snitch?
  5. What is the name of Gilderoy Lockhart's autobiography?
  6. What subject at Hogwarts is all about the world of non-wizards?
  7. Which founder of Hogwarts was able to talk to snake?
  8. What happened to Hermione's face after drinking Polyjuice Potion?
  9. Whose office can be reached by a spiral staircase and the password is "Sherbet Lemon"?
  10. What spell does Malfoy use to conjure up a snake to attack Harry in the Duelling Club?
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For each question, choose the best answer. The answer key is below.

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  1. The effects of Polyjuice potion last only for one hour.
    • True
    • False
  2. Godric Gryffindor was believed to have built the Chamber of Secrets
    • True
    • False
  3. Tarantallegra is a spell that shrinks the victim to the size of a matchstick.
    • True
    • False
  4. Basilisk is a creature also known as a "The Spider King "
    • True
    • False
  5. Harry received a large quill from Ron as a Christmas present.
    • True
    • False
  6. To de-gnome the garden is the punishment of Fred, George and Ron for flying their father's car.
    • True
    • False
  7. Mandrake is the plant used in most antidotes to curses.
    • True
    • False
  8. "The Burrow" is the name of the Weasley's family house.
    • True
    • Fase
  9. Harry's arms lost all its bones after Lockhart tried to mend the break.
    • True
    • False
  10. The phoenix tears heals Harry from the poison of the Basilisk.
    • True
    • False

Answer Key

  1. True
  2. False
  3. False
  4. False
  5. False
  6. True
  7. True
  8. True
  9. True
  10. True
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How did you go? I hope you enjoy this quiz or you may need to re read the book again.


Harry Potter the Chamber of Secrets DVD


EASY 1. c - The Whomping Willow2. b - 63. c - a giant spider4. b - 50 years ago5. a - Madame Pince6. b - Defence against he Dark Art7. c - jokes8. c - owl9. b - Herbology10 b - turquoiseMEDIUM 1. It burst into flames2. Hedwig3. 44. The Ministry of Magic5. Moaning Myrtle6. Ordinary Wizarding level7. Slug8. Dobby9. Mudblood10. GinnyHARD1. Parseltongue2. His sock3. Lumos4. 1505. Magical Me6. Muggle Studies7. Salazar Slytherin8. Her face become covered with fur9. Professor Dumbledore10. Serpensortia

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Answers: True or False

1. True

2. False - Salazar Slytherin was believed to have built the Chambers of Secrets

3. False - Tarantallegra spell is used to make someone's legs dance uncontrollably.

4. False - Basilisk is a creature known as "The King Serpent."

5. False - Harry received a large quill from Hermione as a Christmas present.

6. True

7. True

8. True

9. True




Hey on June 16, 2012:

Nice hub. Keep them coming.

Juanita Thomson on February 11, 2012:

I like Harry potter myself and family we have all 8 Harry potter movies and 6 Harry potter books as well we been to Adelle's karate class and she is yellow belt today and it was alsome.

aditi on February 02, 2012:

awesome quiz

je-ru on January 15, 2012:


Taiba Potter on January 14, 2012:

I GOT EVERYTHING RIGHT! I feel so proud :)



Briana on December 10, 2011:

I got all the answers right of course because I am the biggest fan of the harry potter movies and nobody else Is.

Sia on November 06, 2011:

This is a good hub. I answered all correctely. Of course! I can do it easily. I am a gr8 fan of HArry

Halizon Z. on October 26, 2011:

Nice but too easy. I got 100% on the quiz. I've read the book, haven't saw the movie yet, and i passed it.

Allana ^-^ on August 23, 2010:

I only watched harry potter on the last few weeks so I got some of the answers wrong... but thats okay! I really love watching Harry Potter!!!!!!!!!! I want to repeat it again and again and again!!!!!!!! :P

~HP4EVA~ on August 22, 2010:

Cool! I got one wrong! Once again, check out my Pigfarts blog and take the quiz

Harry Potter Audio Books on August 19, 2010:

Thanks for the hub took my mind of work for an hour looking forward to the new film

Sarah on November 27, 2009:

That was easy i GOT O WRONG 100% FOR ME!!! Ilove HARRY POTTER!!! :)

nandita on November 16, 2009:

it was a easy one .try harder 4 me

Melissa Simmons from upstate NY on October 23, 2009:

This was awesome!!

dohn121 from Hudson Valley, New York on August 31, 2009:

These are really great questions. I love how you categorized them into different difficulty levels! I got 3 wrong by the way--It's been such a long time since I last read the books and saw the movie...Should you get the opportunity, please take a look at my hub on Harry Potter:

I just thought that it would interest you!

Chris Fallon on August 10, 2009:

Weee, I passed perfectly :)

/crazy HP fan :D

jordan on January 25, 2009:

thnak god i passed. i have to take a test on this book at school

catherine on September 09, 2008:

i just started to read the second book and I am very eager to read the succeding books. no wonder i admit I'm the newest fanatic of harry pottere novels

Zsuzsy Bee from Ontario/Canada on July 07, 2008:

I got one wrong! How many goalposts...Oh well!

Thanks for a great quiz regards Zsuzsy

MM Del Rosario (author) from NSW, Australia on July 05, 2008:

Hi Cindy - through my magic wand I declared you as a Harry Potter serious fan....!!!! (lol)

Hi Lisa - same here, seen all the movie and i love the books....

thanks for dropping by......

Cindy Lietz from Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada on July 05, 2008:

What a fun distraction! Got 4 wrong which I figure still qualifies me as a fairly serious Potter Fan! LOL

Lisakg from Caribbean on July 05, 2008:

This is a very nice hub. I love Harry Potter and have read all the books and seen all the movies so far.

I did get most of the questions right, though I never paid attention to who the librarian was.

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